Film Events

Thu, 08/25/2016 - 9:00am
Central Library, Study Room 211
Fri, 08/26/2016 - 7:00pm
Hawthorne Library

The King's close advisor implemented a large-scale witch-hunt. The tragic victims of this hunt were not witches, however, but Makai Knights and Makai Priests. One Makai Priestess gave birth to a child while being burned at the stake. That child carried the bloodlines of the Golden Knight. Although he was saved by his father, a Makai Knight himself, the newborn, León Luís, suffered greatly from the unjust death of his mother. And so he vowed to learn the ways of a Makai Knight from...

Fri, 08/26/2016 - 7:00pm
Alicia Ashman Library

Join us for a summer Friday Night film series featuring award winning, thought-provoking international independent films (non-English language films are subtitled). Films are non-rated and for a mature audience.

GLASSLAND: Set in Dublin Glassland tells the story of a young taxi driver (Reynor) who gets tangled up in the world of human trafficking while trying to save his mother (Collette) from addiction. 93 minutes. Starring Stars: Will Poulter, Toni Collette, Jack Reynor....

Cheeseheads
Wed, 08/31/2016 - 6:30pm
Central Library, Meeting Room 302

For the past few months, director John Mitchell has been making the rounds across the state, donating copies of his documentary on Wisconsin's weird and underseen corners of life to public schools and library systems.

Mitchell's film CHEESEHEADS avoids the outsized stigmas of beer-swilling tailgaters and foamhat faithful. It expands a personal question into a universal one, taking Mitchell on an extensive journey -- a journey that racked...

Thu, 09/01/2016 - 9:00am
Central Library, Study Room 211
Thu, 09/01/2016 - 6:30pm
Central Library, Meeting Room 302

Central Cinema Cinesthesia presents The Game directed by David Fincher. Wealthy San Francisco financier Nicholas Van Orton gets a strange birthday present from wayward brother Conrad: a live-action game that consumes his life. Watch the trailer here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dLauqDChQGs

Fri, 09/02/2016 - 9:00am
Central Library, Study Room 211
Fri, 09/02/2016 - 6:30pm
Pinney Library

The story of the life and academic career of the pioneer Indian mathematician, Srinivasa Ramanujan, and his friendship with his mentor, Professor G.H. Hardy. (2016|108mins)
IMDb entry - http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0787524/

"This is a Hindu raised in a culture where leaving his home of Madras is forbidden and yet he cuts his hair, scares his mother into believing she’s been...

Fri, 09/02/2016 - 7:00pm
Hawthorne Library

2014 / USA / Documentary / 106 min
Clare Lewis' documentary I Am Ali delves into the life of the celebrated champion boxer and galvanizing social figure who famously refused to enter the military when drafted for service during the Vietnam war, a decision that cost him his title. The filmmakers utilize a wealth of audio material recorded by Ali over the course of his life, and interview a number of fight game experts who help explain the importance of Ali to the sport.

Fri, 09/02/2016 - 7:00pm
Alicia Ashman Library

Join us for a summer Friday Night film series featuring award winning, thought-provoking international independent films (non-English language films are subtitled). Films are non-rated and for a mature audience.